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2020 Spirit of Community Award winners announced

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2020 Spirit of Community Award winners announced

‘I Want to See You Here’: How to Make College a Better Bet for More People

The Chronicle of Higher Education

Educators, policy makers, and funders have all started talking more about social mobility, but are they pulling the right levers?

Benzie Central, Frankfort to share a full-time college and career adviser

Laredo Morning Times

Students at Benzie Central and Frankfort High Schools will benefit from a new grant assisted program, Advise MI, that is run through MCAN.

DREAMers find confusion in college admissions policies

Spartan Newsroom

The lack of a common admissions policy to public universities is creating confusion for DREAMers and other undocumented applicants.

WSCC moving forward with MI-BEST program

Manistee News Advocate

Eliminating barriers to help students succeed at the college level is the focus of The Michigan — Building Economic Stability Today (MI-BEST) program that is being implemented at West Shore Community College this year.

Deadline for completing FAFSA approaching

Holland Sentinel

The deadline for high school seniors to fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is quickly approaching, and most area schools are well short of meeting a challenge issued by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer earlier in the school year.

Favorite Things: Jahshua Smith and his Star of David pendant

City Pulse

When he’s not working on his music, the busy lyricist also works at the Michigan College Access Network. But he found time to chat with City Pulse about a prized possession he proudly sports.

Kresge Foundation Awards $1.3 Million to Boost College Access, Success

Philanthropy News Digest

The Kresge Foundation in Troy, Michigan, has announced a $1.35 million grant to the Michigan College Access Network in support of the organization's work to boost the number of students who pursue and succeed in postsecondary education.

MIHEART Coalition Hosts Talent Summit

FOX 47

MIHEART, a broad coalition of business, military, law enforcement, philanthropic, education and government leaders, is hosting a Talent Summit to educate members of Michigan’s 100th Legislature.